The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 47 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.75% 8.99% 6.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.56% 20.98% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 32
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 224 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.79% 42.83% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 86
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 37 (52.11%) UNIX
2 35 (49.30%) Degree
3 32 (45.07%) Windows
4 29 (40.85%) TCP/IP
5 24 (33.80%) Python
6 23 (32.39%) C++
6 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
7 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
7 17 (23.94%) Java
8 16 (22.54%) Perl
8 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
9 15 (21.13%) Cisco
10 14 (19.72%) Firewall
10 14 (19.72%) MySQL
11 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
12 12 (16.90%) Solaris
12 12 (16.90%) Oracle
12 12 (16.90%) C
12 12 (16.90%) Juniper
12 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
13 11 (15.49%) Servlets
13 11 (15.49%) F5
14 10 (14.08%) Blue Coat
14 10 (14.08%) CentOS
14 10 (14.08%) JBoss
14 10 (14.08%) DNS
14 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
15 9 (12.68%) Apache
15 9 (12.68%) J2EE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.08%) JBoss
3 9 (12.68%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (5.63%) nginx
4 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.41%) Node.js
6 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (5.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.23%) CloudFront
4 3 (4.23%) Route 53
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.41%) Heroku
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.85%) TCP/IP
2 14 (19.72%) Firewall
3 10 (14.08%) DNS
4 8 (11.27%) HTTP
4 8 (11.27%) LDAP
5 6 (8.45%) OSPF
6 5 (7.04%) RIP
6 5 (7.04%) MPLS
6 5 (7.04%) SSL
6 5 (7.04%) VRRP
6 5 (7.04%) Multicast
6 5 (7.04%) VLAN
7 4 (5.63%) SAN
7 4 (5.63%) Internet
7 4 (5.63%) DHCP
8 3 (4.23%) FTP
8 3 (4.23%) SMTP
8 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.82%) NAS
10 1 (1.41%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.86%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (5.63%) OLAP
5 4 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.63%) OLTP
6 3 (4.23%) Big Data
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.82%) DB2
7 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.82%) Redis
7 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.23%) Hudson
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.63%) French Language
2 4 (5.63%) German Language
2 4 (5.63%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.63%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Software Engineer
2 11 (15.49%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.45%) Security Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Network Support
6 5 (7.04%) Graduate
6 5 (7.04%) Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) Servlets
2 9 (12.68%) J2EE
3 7 (9.86%) Web Services
4 6 (8.45%) Spring
5 5 (7.04%) .NET
6 4 (5.63%) HTML
6 4 (5.63%) CSS
6 4 (5.63%) JDBC
6 4 (5.63%) J2SE
6 4 (5.63%) JMS
7 3 (4.23%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.82%) jQuery
8 2 (2.82%) JPA
8 2 (2.82%) REST
8 2 (2.82%) POSIX
8 2 (2.82%) XML
8 2 (2.82%) JSP
8 2 (2.82%) SOAP
9 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) UNIX
2 32 (45.07%) Windows
3 12 (16.90%) Solaris
4 10 (14.08%) CentOS
5 8 (11.27%) Debian
6 7 (9.86%) Ubuntu
6 7 (9.86%) SUSE
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.04%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.41%) AIX
10 1 (1.41%) HPUX
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.41%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.27%) Performance Management
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL
4 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.04%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.63%) Data Mapping
6 4 (5.63%) Time Management
6 4 (5.63%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) Workflow
6 4 (5.63%) Application Performance Management
6 4 (5.63%) Software Deployment
6 4 (5.63%) DevOps
7 3 (4.23%) Migration
7 3 (4.23%) Information Security
7 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) Python
2 23 (32.39%) C++
3 17 (23.94%) Java
4 16 (22.54%) Perl
4 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
5 12 (16.90%) C
6 8 (11.27%) Ruby
7 7 (9.86%) SQL
8 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.04%) PHP
10 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
11 3 (4.23%) Korn
11 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.82%) Bourne shell
12 2 (2.82%) C-shell
13 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) MCP
2 4 (5.63%) MCSE
2 4 (5.63%) MCSA
2 4 (5.63%) MCDBA
2 4 (5.63%) CCNA
3 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) CCA
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Squid
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.63%) qmail
3 3 (4.23%) XenServer
3 3 (4.23%) NFS
4 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.41%) Docker
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Puppet
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.86%) Nagios
2 6 (8.45%) ZABBIX
3 3 (4.23%) logstash
4 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.41%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Cisco
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
2 12 (16.90%) Juniper
3 11 (15.49%) F5
4 10 (14.08%) Blue Coat
4 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.27%) VMware
6 6 (8.45%) Sourcefire
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.04%) Brocade
7 5 (7.04%) Crossbeam
8 4 (5.63%) LANDesk
8 4 (5.63%) AppDynamics
8 4 (5.63%) Sun
9 3 (4.23%) Citrix
10 2 (2.82%) Intel
10 2 (2.82%) Symantec
10 2 (2.82%) Sophos
10 2 (2.82%) Websense
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